"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Christchurch - Mudeford Sandbank Beach

Christchurch Mudeford Sandbank is in Christchurch Bay on the Dorset coast. The bay is approximately 13 kilometres wide from Hengitsbury Head to Hurst Castle. Mudeford Sandbank is a sandbank beach resort, approximately one and a half kilometres wide, with views across the harbour.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Bournemouth

Local authority: Bournemouth Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ183910

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Christchurch - Mudeford Sandbank Beach

  • Highcliffe Castle (2m)
  • The Clay Studio (2m)
  • Serendipity Sams Play and Party Centre (2m)
  • Christchurch Castle (3m)
  • Littledown Centre (4m)
  • Littledown Miniature Railway (4m)
  • Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum (4m)
  • Sammy Miller Museum (Transport) (Sammy Miller Museum Trust) (5m)
  • Macpennys Woodland Gardens and Nursery (5m)
  • Boscombe Chine Gardens Minigolf (5m)

Tourist Information

Christchurch
Tourist Information Centre
49 High Street
Dorset
England
BH23 1AS

Phone 01202 471 780
Email enquiries@christchurchtourism.info

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 14 December

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1022
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1022
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 70%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ESE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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An isolated spit adjoining the ancient headland of Hengistbury Head, Mudeford Sandbank offers a sandy beach against a backdrop of picturesque beach huts and views of Christchurch Harbour and the open sea. Facilities include The Beach House Café & shop and public toilets. The harbour side of the sandbank is designated for watersports with the seaward side recommended for bathing. There is limited wheelchair access. Dogs are welcome on this beach all year round but must be kept under control at all times.

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